Speaker

Keith Gutfreund, Senior Enterprise Architect at Elsevier

Keith Gutfreund

Senior Enterprise Architect, Elsevier

I am currently a Senior Enterprise Architect and former member of Elsevier Labs and Advanced Technology Groups, the R&D arms of Reed Elsevier. I now work on projects in big data, natural language processing and search engine design and application. Earlier in my career I co-developed a 3D brain simulator that was featured on the NPR show All Things Considered, I published an IETF Draft Standard for firewall content filtering, and I co-authored a patent for work at Alta Vista. In academia, I have been teacher/lecturer at universities in the USA and in Tunisia as a Peace Corps Volunteer.

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Safely Manage AWS Security in Apache Spark

Accessing AWS Services from a Spark program requires authentication credentials that, when improperly managed, seriously threaten system security. Spark clusters engage 10’s, 100’s or even 1000’s of machines, and managing authentication credentials across clusters can… Read more